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Fishweir Curriculum Resources

Background information about Fishwier history and Native culture are being developed with Native American education specialists, archeologists, and Boston Public School teachers. Students from our partner schools created educational materials to share with the public for the annual fishweir events on Boston Common.

Shawmut Project: Early history, and 12,500 year Archeological Timeline, created by Joe Bagley.


Download Fishweir article from DIG, the archeology magazine for kids.


Download Fishweir curriculum suggestions from Quincy Elementary School, Boston and the Little House Alternative School, Dorchester, Massachusetts.


Download Three Sisters Garden planting guide.


Download Shoreline Marking on Boston Common project information.

Fishweir model (12" wide x 5" high)

7th Grade student at Neighborhood House School, Boston

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